Time to go fishing

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  • Monday, 19 Jan 2009

FOR a man who has soared on eagle’s wings, figuratively speaking, to turn Malaysia Airlines around, it is amazing that Idris Jala’s picture of the perfect moment is this: “Once I went fishing (on) Vancouver Island. The skyline was beautiful and we caught fish and ate it with wine. That was such a perfect moment. And I thought, that would be such a perfect way to die!” (‘The art of the impossible, StarBizWeek, Jan 10)

All of us who have gone fishing can identify with such imagery. Solitude, postcard scenery, and then the tug on the line.

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